SRINAGAR — Top Lashkar-e-Toiba Commander, Ajaz alias Abu Huraira, was among three militants killed in a gunfight in South Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Wednesday.
Inspector General of Police, Kashmir Zone, Vijay Kumar, said that a top LeT commander identifying him as Ajaz alias Abu Huraira of Pakistan was killed along with two local militants in Pulwama gunfight.
Meanwhile, IGP congratulated police and other government forces for conducting the operation.
Earlier, a joint team of forces launched a Cordon-and-search-operation (CASO) in Pulwama town after receiving specific information about the presence of militants in the area.
During the searches contact with the militants was established and the firefight ensued.